Software Tester

Software Tester

Job Title: Software Tester
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894265_1518511754
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 13, 2018 08:49

Job Description

Software Tester:
Your skills as a Software Tester and your experience of defining test strategies for manual and automated tests and your ability to write and maintain test specifications from system requirements would make you an asset to the business.

Our Client is a global provider of secure automated debit and credit transactions.

You can apply for this role at the bottom of the page, below are more specific details about the role:

Key Responsibilities

Working alone and in small teams, ensure that products meet all functional, performance, security and quality requirements through:
*Defining test strategies for manual and automated test
*Writing and maintaining test specifications from system requirements
*Performing exploratory testing on new and novel functionality
*Performing test environment configuration in preparation for testing
*Creating and executing test cases, and recording their results and issues identified
*Executing integration, regression and acceptance tests
*Taking ownership for recording found issues, documenting them to the relevant level of detail, and ensuring they are processed to completion
*Participating in peer reviews
*Working with development teams and Product Management to ensure conformance to requirements
*Contributing to the production test process to ensure quality of the final build before delivery to a customer
*Working with support teams to understand customer issues, and disseminating information around new features and issue resolutions.

Experience Required:

*An understanding of test methodologies
*In-depth knowledge of the Software development lifecycle
*Proven experience of testing software systems
*Familiarity with Defect Tracking tool
*Effective communicator at all levels -both written and verbal
*Ability to work with limited supervision
*Professional and diligent, thorough with an eye for detail
*Experience of scripting to automate testing would be an advantage
*In-depth knowledge of configuring Windows desktop and server PCs is desirable

Key Skills: Software, Test, Manual, Automated, ISEB, ISTQB
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire,
Salary - Negotiable
Permanent Role
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.